Palm Beach Bible College

Faculty

Laborers Together With Christ

Dr. Tom Barrett

Dr. Tom Barrett

Academic Dean

Dr. Tom Barrett earned his Master’s Degree in Counseling and his Doctorate in Theology (with a concentration in Marketplace Ministry) from the Primus University of Theology.  He was ordained by the Gospel Crusade Ministerial Fellowship 45 years ago, and has led and mentored their Licensed and Ordained ministers in Eastern Florida for the last 17 years. He is the Academic Dean at our campus.

Pastor Tom served seven churches during those years, in positions ranging from Founder/Senior Pastor to Executive (business) Pastor, Senior Associate Pastor, Worship Pastor, Children’s Pastor, and Single’s pastor. He was the founder or co-founder of three of those churches.

Tom has extensive business and financial knowledge and experience gained from decades of experience in investing, serving as Branch Manager, Investment Banker and National Vice President of a brokerage firm. Through his ministry, Christian Financial Concepts, he has taught Kingdom Financial principles to thousands in churches and Kingdom economic conferences in many nations often as the Keynote speaker. He has also spoken at more than 100 US and International financial professionals’ conferences and Conventions. He has lectured extensively at both Christian and secular colleges and universities. He has written thousands of articles, many of which have been published in national newspapers, and has been a guest on dozens of radio and TV programs.

Dr. Tom is certified to administer and interpret/coach using the Biblical Personality Profile System. He is a John Maxwell certified coach and trainer. He uses this training to coach CEO’s, churches, national ministries and Christian businesses to reach their maximum potential.

Dr. Jim Collins

Dr. Jim Collins

Dean of Students

Dr. Jim Collins received his Doctor of Philosophy in Religious Education from Evangelical Bible College and Seminary and his PhD in Theology from Covenant Bible College and Seminary. He is ordained through the IMA (Interdenominational Minister’s Association). Jim is our principal professor and the Dean of Students at our campus.

Jim is the founder of Beyond Positive Thinking Ministries and the Senior Pastor of Victory in Christ International in Jupiter, Florida. He has written two books, Beyond Positive Thinking and The Secret to Abundant Living. He is also a certified speaker, trainer and coach with the John Maxwell Team.

Pastor Jim’s knowledge and understanding of God’s Word coupled with the ability to make the gospel message relevant in a person’s life have served to earn him a reputation as an outstanding Bible teacher.

Dr. Tom Barrett

Dr. Tom Barrett

Academic Dean

Dr. Tom Barrett earned his Master’s Degree in Counseling and his Doctorate in Theology from the Primus University of Theology (with a concentration in Marketplace Ministry). He was ordained by the Gospel Crusade Ministerial Fellowship 45 years ago, and has led and mentored their Licensed and Ordained ministers in Eastern Florida for the last 17 years. He is the Academic Dean at our campus.

Pastor Tom served seven churches during those years, in positions ranging from Founder/Senior Pastor to Executive (business) Pastor, Senior Associate Pastor, Worship Pastor, Children’s Pastor, and Single’s pastor. He was the founder or co-founder of three of those churches.

Tom has extensive business and financial knowledge and experience gained from decades of experience in investing, serving as Branch Manager, Investment Banker and National Vice President of a brokerage firm. Through his ministry, Christian Financial Concepts, he has taught Kingdom Financial principles to thousands in churches and Kingdom economic conferences in many nations often as the Keynote speaker. He has also spoken at more than 100 US and International financial professionals’ conferences and Conventions. He has lectured expensively at both Christian and secular colleges and universities. He has written thousands of articles, many of which have been published in national newspapers, and has been a guest on dozens of radio and TV programs.

Dr. Tom is certified to administer and interpret/coach using the Biblical Personality Profile System. He is a John Maxwell certified coach and trainer. He is also certified as an Executive Coach with the International Coaching Federation, the highest coaching certification available. He uses this training to coach CEO’s, churches, national ministries and Christian businesses to reach their maximum potential.

Dr. Jim Collins

Dr. Jim Collins

Dean of Students

Dr. Jim Collins received his Doctor of Philosophy in Religious Education from Evangelical Bible College and Seminary. He is ordained through the IMA (Interdenominational Minister’s Association). Jim is our principal professor and the Dean of Students at our campus.

Jim is the founder of Beyond Positive Thinking Ministries and the Senior Pastor of Victory in Christ International in Jupiter, Florida. He has written two books, Beyond Positive Thinking and The Secret to Abundant Living. He is also a certified speaker, trainer and coach with the John Maxwell Team.

Pastor Jim’s knowledge and understanding of God’s Word coupled with the ability to make the gospel message relevant in a person’s life have served to earn him a reputation as an outstanding Bible teacher.

Dr. Tom Barrett earned his Master’s Degree in Counseling and his Doctorate in Theology from the Primus University of Theology (with a concentration in Marketplace Ministry). He was ordained by the Gospel Crusade Ministerial Fellowship 45 years ago, and has led and mentored their Licensed and Ordained ministers in Eastern Florida for the last 17 years. He is the Academic Dean at our campus.

 Pastor Tom served seven churches during those years, in positions ranging from Founder/Senior Pastor to Executive (business) Pastor, Senior Associate Pastor, Worship Pastor, Children’s Pastor, and Single’s pastor. He was the founder or co-founder of three of those churches.

 Tom has extensive business and financial knowledge and experience gained from decades of experience in investing, serving as Branch Manager, Investment Banker and National Vice President of a brokerage firm. Through his ministry, Christian Financial Concepts, he has taught Kingdom Financial principles to thousands in churches and Kingdom economic conferences in many nations often as the Keynote speaker. He has also spoken at more than 100 US and International financial professionals’ conferences and Conventions. He has lectured expensively at both Christian and secular colleges and universities. He has written thousands of articles, many of which have been published in national newspapers, and has been a guest on dozens of radio and TV programs.

 Dr. Tom is certified to administer and interpret/coach using the Biblical Personality Profile System. He is a John Maxwell certified coach and trainer. He is also certified as an Executive Coach with the International Coaching Federation, the highest coaching certification available. He uses this training to coach CEO’s, churches, national ministries and Christian businesses to reach their maximum potential.

Dr. Jim Collins received his Doctor of Philosophy in Religious Education from Evangelical Bible College and Seminary. He is ordained through the IMA (Interdenominational Minister’s Association). Jim is our principal professor and the Dean of Students at our campus.

Jim is the founder of Beyond Positive Thinking Ministries and the Senior Pastor of Victory in Christ International in Jupiter, Florida. He has written two books, Beyond Positive Thinking and The Secret to Abundant Living. He is also a certified speaker, trainer and coach with the John Maxwell Team.

Pastor Jim’s knowledge and understanding of God’s Word coupled with the ability to make the gospel message relevant in a person’s life have served to earn him a reputation as an outstanding Bible teacher.